Taught course

Early Modern History

Institution
Swansea University · College of Arts and Humanities
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

The typical entry requirement is a first degree in History or a relevant discipline, normally an upper second or above or equivalent. Overseas students are expected to possess an IELTS score of 6.5.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The MA in Early Modern History allows you to roam from the fifteenth to the eighteenth centuries, encompassing the renaissance, reformation and counter reformation, and the enlightenment periods.

You can study British, European, American or Asian History, supported by the diverse expertise of early modern historians working at Swansea University.

Additional modules cover the history of art and culture, empire, gender, politics, religion, sexuality and science are all covered.

A 60-credit dissertation project in the second part of the course will concentrate on a topic of your choosing, in consultation with a supervisor.

Information for international students

Since its foundation in 1920, Swansea University has embraced opportunities to think globally. The vibrant mix of nationalities and cultures on campus greatly enriches our learning and teaching environment. We understand the type of support our international students need to help them settle into student life in a new country.

Fees and funding

You may be eligible for funding to help support your study. To find out more about scholarships, bursaries and other funding opportunities that are available please visit the University's scholarships and bursaries page: www.swansea.ac.uk/postgraduate/scholarships

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MA
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    36 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Swansea University Postgraduate
Email
study@swansea.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1792 295358